H.R. 1135 (111th): Bus Uniform Standards and Enhanced Safety Act of 2009


Feb 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 23, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 23, 2009
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for enhanced motorcoach safety, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/23/2009--Introduced.Bus Uniform Standards and Enhanced Safety Act of 2009 or the BUSES Act of 2009 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to require:(1) monitoring of the safety ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 23, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1135”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (4R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1390 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 2011

H.R. 1396 (Related)
Motorcoach Enhanced Safety Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 9, 2009

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